Do More With Less

When we were first trying to figure out how to make a lot of movie with a very little bit of money, our MO was to boil each scene down to it's single essence. Or at least try to. Why fill it up? Why not strip it down instead? What was it that the movie truly couldn't live without? Was the scene about plot or performance, beauty or energy, humor or emotion? I think this video could have helped us a lot...